Women's Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF)

Women's Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF)

October 11, 2012 17:41 ET

The Right Honourable Michaelle Jean to Be Keynote Speaker at LEAF's Persons Day Breakfast Event

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 11, 2012) -

Date: Tuesday October 16, 2012
Start Time : 7:00am
End Time : 9:00am
Event Title: Persons Day Breakfast Gala
Location: The Fairmont Royal York in Toronto
Description: Annual Fundraiser to support LEAF's work to confront discrimination through legal action, public education, and law reform to achieve equality for women and girls under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
Keynote speaker: The Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean

PSA

Did you know that it's only been 83 years since women have been considered PERSONS under Canadian Law?

Join LEAF - the Women's Legal Education and Action Fund - with guest speaker former governor general Michaëlle Jean - at its annual Persons Day Breakfast Gala - a fundraiser that supports LEAF's work to educate, litigate and reform Canadian law to achieve equality for women and girls.

The event is at The Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Tuesday October 16th. For tickets, call LEAF at (416) 595-7170 or visit www.leaf.ca.

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